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Jan Jaeken

Partner / Shareholder, Partner, Datacon-Group

hove, Belgium

Skills

MILVUS offers foreign companies a gateway to the Dutch and Belgian B2B markets. The large existing informal and personal network of Milvus in both countries enables foreign companies to grow rapidly at low cost.
A strong feeling for new market trends and capable in translating them into new products and realistic new target markets.
We feed the organization with fresh ideas and we create new business opportunities by thinking two steps ahead.
Project management
interim management
business plan
executive search
Milvus has set up business for GEN
a large Dutch energy consultancy
a web based German energy trader and supplier
Milvus is business partner and agent for RentAlite an innovative LED manufacturer +ESCO
an IT service company focussing on call centers and service centers.
Milvus offers practical courses on cultural differences between Belgians and Dutch with a clear business view

Timeline

Professional experience for Jan Jaeken

  • Current 5 years and 4 months, since May 2016

    Partner

    Datacon-Group

  • Current 5 years and 5 months, since Apr 2016

    EU Partner

    DOZUKI

    Dozuki offers an online platform for visual work instructions on mobile and fixed devices

  • Current 8 years, since Sep 2013

    Business Partner

    RentAlite

    Business Development - agency

  • 4 years and 1 month, Apr 2012 - Apr 2016

    Business Partner

    Energie21

    Business Development, New Product and Services Development

  • 2 years and 10 months, Oct 2008 - Jul 2011

    Founder and CEO

    RWE Belgium

    set up gas and power company in Belgium from scratch: strategy, business plan, organisation, supplier licenses, sourcing, Sales, HR, Finance

  • 5 years and 1 month, Oct 2003 - Oct 2008

    Co-founder and Managing Director

    Eneco Belgium

    set up from scratch a new energy company in Belgium: power, gas, renewables

  • 2 years and 3 months, Aug 2001 - Oct 2003

    Sales and Technical Service Director Europe, Specialties

    AMCOR PET Packaging (before Schmalbach Lubeca PET Packaging)

    sales management throughout Europe of newly developed specialty products

  • 16 years and 5 months, Mar 1985 - Jul 2001

    Sales, Marketing, Procurement, Logistics, Customer Service, QA

    ExxonMobil Chemical

    variety of positions thanks to job rotating process

  • 2 years and 7 months, Sep 1982 - Mar 1985

    External Auditor and Management Consultant

    KPMG Brussels, Luxembourg, Amsterdam

    Audit activities at over 50 different companies in various business segments in Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands

  • Managing Partner

    Milvus bvba Energy Business Management

Educational background for Jan Jaeken

  • 5 months, Jan 2012 - May 2012

    Sustainability

    BRE (Watford, UK)

    BREEAM is the world leading sustainability assessment method for new and existing buildings

  • 9 months, Oct 1982 - Jun 1983

    Business Administration

    Vlerick Leuven University (KU-Leuven)

    Information Management (Major) + Marketing (Minor)

  • 3 years and 9 months, Oct 1977 - Jun 1981

    Business Administration

    Leuven University (KU-Leuven)

    Marketing

Languages

  • Dutch

    First language

  • French

    Fluent

  • English

    Fluent

  • German

    Intermediate

  • Italian

    Basic

  • Spanish

    Basic

Interests

energy
renewables
energy efficiency
LED lighting
ESCO

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